Good morning!  Welcome to another Thursday event, in which we spark some creativity and dig into the books we’re reading for our Thursday Themes, hosted by Reading Between Pages.

This will give us a wonderful opportunity to explore and understand different writing styles and descriptive approaches adopted by authors.


March is going to be all about making life easy. This month we will do ‘Pick what you see first‘ themes.

Pick the first sentence that has any relevance to any movement(car, boat, motorcycle, walk, run, swim etc…).

MOVEMENT – First snippet from the book having any relevance to movement…


Today I’m featuring a book from next week’s list:  Lone Wolf, by Jodi Picoult.

Blurb:  A life hanging in the balance . . . a family torn apart. The #1 internationally bestselling author Jodi Picoult tells an unforgettable story about family secrets, love, and letting go.

In the wild, when a wolf knows its time is over, when it knows it is of no more use to its pack, it may sometimes choose to slip away. Dying apart from its family, it stays proud and true to its nature. Humans aren’t so lucky….



Seconds before our truck slams into the tree, I remember the first time I tried to save a life.

I was thirteen, and I’d just moved back in with my father.


I just know I’m going to love this book!  What about you?  What are you sharing today?

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Posted on March 22, 2012, in Theme Thursdays, Thursday Sparks and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink. 10 Comments.

  1. That’s quite a beginning! Thanks for stopping by!

  2. Wow, awesome snippet. Definitely grabs you right off the bat! Thanks for stopping by my Theme Thursday

  3. Hi!
    What a sentence! Grabs you right now. Have a great day!

    Just Books

  4. Great snippet! Sounds like an intriguing read! Happy reading!

  5. I so so so badly want to read this book…

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